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Latest Decisions

The list below contains our recently published decisions, with the latest at the top. 


Wislang and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1992-021

Holmes. Item on professional photographer of babies. Not upheld (good taste and decency, discrimination and denigration, children's interests).

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Cole and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1992-022

One Network News. Banter between presenters in final broadcast for year. Not upheld (good taste and decency).

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Jensen and Radio New Zealand Ltd - 1992-013

Morning Report. Reference to school trustees. Not upheld (good taste and decency).

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Wardlaw and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1992-014

Birds of a Feather. Complaint that character's comment was offensive because blasphemous. Not upheld (good taste and decency, discrimination and denigration, children's interests).

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New Zealand Police and TV3 Network Services Ltd - 1992-015

60 Minutes: " Silent Witness". Item included interview with witness who had been a paid police informer and had given evidence in a murder trial. Upheld (balance). Not upheld (law and order, in part). Declined to determine (law and order, in part). Declined to determine (fairness (subsumed under balance), responsible programming). Order (broadcast of brief summary of decision).

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